A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, South Pacific Ocean (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -122.7726 West, latitude -5.7992 South, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/07/17 / 2017-07-16 19:26:39 / July 16, 2017 @ 7:26 pm. The temblor was picked up at 11:26:39 / 11:26 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20009wt5. Event ids that are associated: us20009wt5. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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